Community Services

Better Business Bureau
Contact: Danielle Primrose
404-788 Beatty Street Vancouver BC V6B 2M1 Work Phone: 604-682-2711 Website: http://mbc.bbb.org

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Reporting agency.

Categories: Community Services
Better Business Bureau Vancouver Island, including Powell River
Contact: Rosalind Scott
220-1175 Cook Street Victoria BC V8V 4A1 Work Phone: 604-386-2367 Website: http://vi.bbb.org

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Reporting Agency.

Categories: Community Services
Business in Vancouver Media Group
Contact: Michelle Myers
303-West 5th Avenue Vancouver BC V5Y 1J6 Work Phone: 604-688-2398 Website: http://biv.com

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Publisher of the Visitors Choice Sunshine Coast guide, a high quality tourist magazine offering useful information about attractions, events, accommodations and more.

Categories: Community Services
Camber College
Contact: Clas Huntebrinker
#204-4750 Joyce Avenue Powell River BC V8A 3B6 Work Phone: 604-485-5115 Website: http://cambercollege.com

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ESL Education.

Categories: Community Services
Carlson Community Club
Contact: Tyler Lambert
4463 Joyce Avenue Powell River BC V8A 3A8 Work Phone: 604-485-4571

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Non-profit social club that is available to all members of the community.

Categories: Community Services
City of Powell River
Contact: Russell Brewer
6910 Duncan Street Powell River BC V8A 1V4 Work Phone: 604-485-6291 Website: http://powellriver.ca

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Local governing body of Powell River, including the Mayor and Council.

Categories: Community Services
City of Powell River-Economic Development
Contact: Scott Randolph
6910 Duncan Street Powell River BC V8A 1V4 Work Phone: 604-485-8653 Website: http://powellriver.ca

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Economic development in Powell River.

Categories: Community Services
Clarity Safety Solutions
Contact: Donald William Foort
7236 Jordan Street Powell River BC V8A 1N1 Work Phone: 604-414-4572 Website: http://claritysafetysolutions.com

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Clarity Safety Solutions takes pride in its commitment to the health and safety/first aid profession.

Categories: Business Services, Community Services
Community Futures Development Corp
Contact: Allison Boulanger
#200, 4717 Marine Avenue Powell River BC V8A 2L2 Work Phone: 604-485-7901 Website: http://prfutures.ca

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Community Futures Powell River is a not-for-profit community business financing organization created to support small and medium sized enterprises. In addition to our loans program, we initiate and partner in a variety of community economic development projects.

Categories: Business Services, Community Services
CUPE 798
Contact: Graham Tonks
6274 Walnut St. Powell River BC V8A 4K5 Work Phone: 604-414-8059

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Non-profit organization.

Categories: Community Services
eLeadership Academy
Contact: Cheryl Milne & Sandra McDowell
3850 Trail Place Powell River BC V8A 5L3 Work Phone: 604-398-4015

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Offering two engaging online programs (eLEAD & eCOACH) for organizations and individuals looking to increase leadership and coaching capacity and effectiveness, while leveraging the benefits of web-based faculty led training.

Categories: Business Services, Community Services
Inclusion Powell River
Contact: Lilla Tipton
#201-4675 Marine Avenue Powell River BC V8A 2L2 Work Phone: 604-485-6411 Website: http://inclusionpr.ca

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Services for at-risk children, adults with developmental disabilities and seniors.

Categories: Community Services
Lifecycle Housing Society
Contact: Diana Collicutt
#32-4949 Ontario Street Powell River BC V8A 5T7 Work Phone: 604-485-6006 Website: http://lifecyclehousing.com

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Provides affordable housing units in the Powell River Region.

Categories: Accommodation, Community Services
LIFT (formerly PREP)
Contact: Stuart Clark
#218 6975 Alberni Street Powell River BC V8A 2B8 Work Phone: 604-485-2004 Website: http://prepsociety.org

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Not-for-profit agency that provides support and advocacy for people in need in Powell River.

Categories: Community Services
Marine Avenue Business Association
Contact: Kelly Keil
4703 Marine Avenue Powell River BC V8A 2L2 Work Phone: 604-483-9454

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Business supporting business.

Categories: Community Services, Marketing & Communications
Maryna Gray, Teacher
Contact: Maryna Gray
4-3870 Joyce Avenue Powell River BC V8A2Z1 Work Phone: 604-485-7045

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Teacher.

Categories: Community Services
Nicholas Simons-NDP MLA
Contact: Nicholas Simons
#109-4675 Marine Avenue Powell River BC V8A 2L2 Work Phone: 604-485-1249 Cell Phone: 604-414-5087 Website: http://leg.bc.ca/learn-about-us/members/41st-parliment/simons-nicholas

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Government.

Categories: Community Services
Powell River Brain Injury
Contact: Debbie Dee
#101-7020 Duncan Street Powell River BC V8A 1V9 Work Phone: 604-485-6065 Website: http://braininjurysociety.ca

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Providing service and support for adults with acquired brain injury.

Categories: Community Services, Health & Wellness
Powell River Child Youth and Family Services
Contact: Heather Gordon-Young
7105 Nootka Street Powell River BC V8A 5E3 Work Phone: 604-485-3090 Website: http://prcyfss.com

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Non-profit society and registered charity, providing programs and support services for young people and their families.

Categories: Community Services
Powell River Community First Aid Team
Contact: Larry Gemmil
5402 Laburnum Ave Powell River BC V8A 4M6 Work Phone: 604-483-9854

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Volunteers provide Primary First Aid at local community events.

Categories: Community Services, Health & Wellness
Powell River Educational Services Society
Contact: Jay Yule & Michelle Murray
4351 Ontario Street Powell River BC V8A 1V3 Work Phone: 604-414-2616

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Provides educational and trades training opportunities in partnership with public and private schools, government, business and post secondary education.

Categories: Community Services
Powell River Professional Firefighters
Contact: Mitch Green
6965 Courtenay Street Powell River BC V8A 1X6 Work Phone: 604-485-4431 Website: http://powellriverfirefighters.ca

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IAFF Local 1298 Union

Categories: Community Services
Powell River Public Library
Contact: Rebecca Burbank
6975 Alberni Street Powell River BC V8A 2B8 Work Phone: 604-485-4796 Website: http://powellriverlibrary.ca

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Public library where you can find books, services, programs and more.

Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Services, Marketing & Communications
Powell River Salmon Society
Contact: Shane Dobler
5775 Ash Avenue Powell River BC V8A 4R3 Work Phone: 604-483-9440 Website: http://prsalmon.org

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Salmon Enhancement.

Categories: Community Services
qathet Regional District
Contact: Al Radke
#202-4675 Marine Avenue Powell River BC V8A 2L2 Work Phone: 604-485-2260 Website: http://powellriverrd.bc.ca

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Local Government

Categories: Community Services
Service Canada
Contact: Susan Martin
7061 Duncan Street Powell River BC V8A 2K6 Work Phone: 604-485-2721 Website: http://canada.ca

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People serving people. Part of Employment and Social development Canada.

Categories: Business Services, Community Services
Third Crossing Society
Contact: Richard Furness
1A-7624 Duncan Street Powell River BC V8A 5L2 Work Phone: 604-487-0821 Website: http://thirdcrossingsociety.com

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Promotion of building a new road between Powell River and the Mainland.

Categories: Community Services
Vancouver Island University-Powell River Campus
Contact: Greg Cran
100-7085 Nootka Street Powell River BC V8A 3C6 Work Phone: 604-485-2878 Website: http://pr.viu.ca

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University campus offering a number of courses.

Categories: Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Community Services
Volunteer Powell River
Contact: Jadye
Box 370 Powell River BC V8A 5C2 Work Phone: 604-485-2132 Website: http://unitedwayofpowellriver.ca

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Aims to promote and develop volunteering as a key element to a stronger and healthier community.

Categories: Community Services